And it came to pass on the third day, when they were sore
, that two of the sons of Jacob, Simeon
and Levi, Dinah's brethren, took each man his sword, and came upon the city boldly, and slew
all the males. ... And they said, Should he deal with our sister as with an harlot?
And it came to pass, when Israel dwelt in that land, that Reuben went and lay with
Bilhah his father's concubine: and Israel heard [it
]. Now the sons
of Jacob were twelve:
And when they saw him afar off, even before he came near unto them, they conspired
against him to slay him. ... And they sent the coat of [many
] colours, and they brought [it
] to their father; and said, This have we found: know now whether it [be
] thy son's
coat or no.
And he turned unto her by the way, and said, Go to
, I pray thee, let me come in unto thee; (for he knew not that she [was
] his daughter in law.) And she said, What wilt
thou give me, that thou mayest come in unto me? ... And he said, What pledge shall I give thee? And she said, Thy signet
, and thy bracelets
, and thy staff that [is
] in thine hand. And he gave [it] her
, and came in unto her, and she conceived by him.
The LORD God of gods, the LORD God of gods, he knoweth
, and Israel
he shall know; if [it be]
in rebellion, or if in transgression against the LORD, (save us not this day,) ... God forbid
that we should rebel against the LORD, and turn this day from following the LORD, to build
an altar for burnt offerings, for meat offerings, or for sacrifices, beside the altar of the LORD our God that [is
] before his tabernacle.
2 Samuel 20:20
And Joab answered and said, Far be it
, far be it from me, that I should
swallow up or destroy.
2 Kings 8:13
And Hazael said, But what, [is
] thy servant a dog
, that he should do
this great thing? And Elisha answered, The LORD hath shewed me that thou [shalt be
] king over Syria.
] name [is
] rather to be chosen than great riches, [and
] loving favour rather than
silver and gold.
A good name
] better than precious
ointment; and the day
of death than the day of one's birth.
Hebrews 13:18 Pray
for us: for we trust we have
a good conscience, in all
things willing to live honestly.